Snowbird Housing

All things housing-related to help you find and enjoy an active snowbirding community.

Are Good Sam RV Memberships Worth The Cost?
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Are Good Sam RV Memberships Worth The Cost?

If you camp frequently or think about spending your winter snowbirding in an RV park, you’ve probably heard about different membership clubs you can join that offer a variety of discounts and services to those in the camping community. But are the resources and savings these membership programs provide worth the cost of joining?  Today,…

Tips for Snowbirds and Seasonal Travelers to Avoid Rental Scams

Tips for Snowbirds and Seasonal Travelers to Avoid Rental Scams

Every year at the start of winter, snowbirds and those looking to escape the snow migrate toward southern states like South Carolina, Florida, Arizona, and New Mexico.  This seasonal movement results in many people searching rental listings for winter accommodations in warmer climates. Unfortunately, the competition for seasonal or short term housing might make sun…

How to Be a Great Houseguest (7 Do’s and 7 Don’ts)
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How to Be a Great Houseguest (7 Do’s and 7 Don’ts)

You may enjoy relaxing in luxurious accommodations on expensive vacations, spending your days away from the office hiking in the back-country, or taking the kids to popular attractions when you’re away from home.  But another wonderful opportunity may present itself if a relative or close friend invites you to stay with them. Many who live…

Govee Water Sensor Review [Protecting Your Home]
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Govee Water Sensor Review [Protecting Your Home]

As a snowbird, you want to safeguard your home when you’re away. To protect my northern and southern homes from potential water damage I decided to install Govee WiFi water sensors. These water leak sensors are a smart home device designed to send alerts to my mobile phone in the event they come into contact…

International Destinations Great for Snowbirds
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International Destinations Great for Snowbirds

Snowbird refers to a traveler who prefers to head south to find warm weather for the winter months. Since modern technology now makes it possible to stay connected with work, family, and friends no matter where you live, snowbird living is becoming more popular. Top International Destinations for Snowbird Living If you enjoy summer in…

Do Your Expenses Double When You Snowbird?
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Do Your Expenses Double When You Snowbird?

Living the life of a snowbird might sound like it’d be out of reach. Wouldn’t maintaining another property double your expenses, at least? Well, living the snowbird lifestyle does come with some extra expenses. Still, enjoying the winter in warmer weather likely won’t be close to double your everyday costs. Snowbirding done the right way…

Are 55+ Active Adult Communities for Snowbirds?
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Are 55+ Active Adult Communities for Snowbirds?

When you’re looking for housing to escape winter in the Northern parts of the United States, you might wonder if snowbird living in a 55+ active adult community is a good idea. These communities seem very popular for retirees in Florida, Arizona, Texas, and other hot spot snowbird destinations. But would a second home in…